how to pronounce pressures


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the above transcription of pressures is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

pressures is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of pressures in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… track their blood pressures in real time …”

meanings of pressures


  1. Plural of pressure.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pressure.

pressures frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word pressures occurs in english on average 5.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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